EGRU presents a conference on:
A scientific conference with a session in honour of Dr Roger Taylor
The Economic Geology Research Centre (EGRU) at James Cook University is proud to announce a conference on “Sn-W-Critical Metals & Associated Magmatic Systems” to be held in the historic Herberton tin field in north eastern Australia, 25-28 June 2019.
The conference will include a session in honour of Dr Roger Taylor, in recognition of his contribution to the understanding of Sn magmatic systems in Australia, and globally.
The conference will address advances and breakthroughs in understanding the setting, genesis and characteristics of Magmatic Systems related to Sn-W-Critical Metal mineralisation, including Rare Metal Pegmatites. The conference program will feature presentations from world-class researchers in the field, including:
EGRU warmly welcomes academic and industry colleagues, students and young professionals to join us at the conference, and to take part in discussions while enjoying the glorious setting of the Atherton Tablelands in tropical far north Queensland.
Abstract submission will open later this year.
Preliminary Conference Timetable
(subject to change)
|24 June 2019||Welcome Function|
|25-27 June 2019||Technical Presentations (includes half-day field trip to the historic Herberton township and tin field)|
|28 June 2019||Optional 1 to 1.5 day Field Trip|